Slipknot guitarist stabbed in the head by his brother

Des Moines, Iowa, newsstation KCCI is reporting that Slipknot guitarist Mick Thomson—referred to in the original story by his full name, Mickeal Gordon Thomson—was involved in an altercation at his home late last night with his brother Andrew that resulted in both Thomson brothers being taken to the hospital. Both Mick and Andrew were reportedly knife-fighting in the front yard of Mick’s house, with Mick sustaining a stab wound in the back of his head. The injury has been labeled serious but not life-threatening.

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor has acknowledged the story, tweeting: